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The Latest: Colorado schools reopen a day after threat

Thursday  19:25,   18 april 2019
msn

Colorado schools that were shuttered ahead of the 20th anniversary of the Columbine school shooting have reopened, a day after authorities found the body of a young Florida woman obsessed with the... >>>

Deported migrant parents return for their children months after separations

Thursday  18:20,   18 april 2019
abcnews.go

A long road to reunification for separated migrants after... >>>

Big Buildings Hurt the Climate. New York City Hopes to Change That.

Thursday  18:20,   18 april 2019
nytimes

New York City is about to embark on an ambitious plan to fight climate change that would force thousands of large buildings, like the Empire State Building and Trump Tower, to sharply reduce their greenhouse gas... >>>

Advocates prepare legal battle against order denying bail to asylum seekers

Thursday  16:15,   18 april 2019
sfgate

A new government order that would prohibit some asylum seekers from posting bail as they await a decision in their cases has infuriated immigration advocates throughout the country who claim it’s a violation of their constitutional rights. The... >>>

Poll: Church membership in US plummets over past 20 years

Thursday  15:25,   18 april 2019
msn

The percentage of U.S. adults who belong to a church or other religious institution has plunged by 20 percentage points over the past two decades, hitting a low of 50% last... >>>

Ban the bunny: California aims to end post-Easter parade of unwanted rabbits

Thursday  15:15,   18 april 2019
reuters

Ban the bunny: California aims to end post-Easter parade of unwanted... >>>

After Notre Dame fire, a GoFundMe ensured black churches burned in Louisiana got $1 million, too

Thursday  14:00,   18 april 2019
washingtonpost

Politicians, celebrities and journalists on Twitter publicized the GoFundMe campaign Tuesday and raised hundreds of thousands of... >>>

Yuma declares state of emergency over migrant families

Thursday  14:00,   18 april 2019
msn

Yuma Mayor Douglas Nicholls has declared a state of emergency to deal with the number of families being released from Border Patrol custody into the city. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Army Corps takes heat in wake of Missouri River flooding

Thursday  14:00,   18 april 2019
msn

The federal agency that manages dams along the Missouri River received stern criticism from several U.S. senators Wednesday during a hearing held in Iowa to examine the massive spring flooding this year that caused more than $3 billion in damage in... >>>

Fur ban proposal in New York City has the industry shaking

Thursday  14:00,   18 april 2019
cbsnews

It wouldn't be the first U.S. city to outlaw fur, but as a fashion mecca, the Big Apple would be the most... >>>

Naval Academy will bar transgender students in fall 2020

Thursday  14:00,   18 april 2019
msn

The U.S. Naval Academy will ban people who are transgender from attending the... >>>

Couple set Florida record after catching 'Jurassic' swordfish weighing more than 750 pounds

Thursday  14:00,   18 april 2019
usatoday

At more than 750 pounds, swordfish reeled in by retired captaining couple is bigger than Florida's official record and it tastes 'absolutely... >>>

Mississippi bar owner explains why he kicked patrons out of bar as tornado loomed

Thursday  14:00,   18 april 2019
foxnews

The owner of Bin 612, a popular bar in Starkville, Miss., defended his decision to kick out patrons after a tornado warning blared on... >>>

Former Michigan trooper convicted in teen's Taser death

Thursday  13:56,   18 april 2019
msn

A former Michigan state trooper was convicted of involuntary manslaughter Wednesday in the death of a Detroit teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehicle and died when he was shot with a Taser.Mark... >>>

Transgender ICE detainee died from AIDS

Thursday  13:56,   18 april 2019
nbcnews

The official autopsy for Honduran migrant Roxsana Hernandez found she had "untreated HIV." Advocates say she was detained after requesting... >>>